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Trip: UK

There are [18] stories from my trip: UK

Its a long way home

NEW ZEALAND | Thursday, 10 Apr 2008 | Views [346]

The last month has been pretty full on. I went home for Katie and Jason's wedding. I was so excited to be coming home for the first time in a year I could hardly sit still and stayed awake for over 30 hours before I finally got some sleep somewhere ... Read more >

Burger Ring + 29th of February = AN ENGAGEMENT

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 1 Mar 2008 | Views [242]

That's right people - I asked Chris to marry me on the 29th and he said YES. Waa hooo I am an engaged woman and I am pretty happy about it. Decided to ask him the day before and didn't really believe I was going to do it until I found myself on one ... Read more >

I left my Heart in New York

USA | Monday, 28 Jan 2008 | Views [412]

New York was AMAZING - I was expecting it to be cool, but not nearly as fantastic as it was. There is something about the city, it has such a great vibe. We stayed in Chris's brothers apartment in Greenwich Village, it was on the same street as the building ... Read more >

Its Christmas....but not as we know it

UNITED KINGDOM | Sunday, 6 Jan 2008 | Views [283]

Happy New Year!!! 2007 was quite possibly the best year of my life. We've just come back from skiing in Tignes in France which brings the country count for this year up to 12! We spent Christmas with Meraud, Anna, Tim and some other waifs ... Read more >

Where is the time going?

UNITED KINGDOM | Monday, 1 Oct 2007 | Views [223]

Well since I last wrote a lot has happened, including us going to Cardiff to watch the ABs bomb out of the World Cup which was quite frankly horrible and a pretty grim drive back to London on a bus full of upset kiwi's. I have never seen Chris ... Read more >

6 Months Already

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 1 Sep 2007 | Views [209]

On Tuesday it will be 6 months since we left NZ, doesnt feel that long at all. We are finally feeling quite settled in, jobs ticking along nicely, Sky tv finally installed after a month of annoying bad service (important for furture grand slams etc) ... Read more >

Familiar Faces

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 1 Sep 2007 | Views [271]

Last week I was walking down the street trying to find a shop that sells ribbon (dont ask!) and suddenly a guy yells out on the side of the street Oi! and comes running over saying 'i know you, youre from wellington' it turned out it was a guy ... Read more >


UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 16 Aug 2007 | Views [226]

Chris and went to Brighton yesterday for a bit of a wander about. And its true - Brighton rocks! It was great weather, which was odd as I had been wearing a wollen coat to work last week - but I am definately not complaining! And mostly it was nice to ... Read more >

A worker bee once again

UNITED KINGDOM | Sunday, 12 Aug 2007 | Views [272]

My month of non work comes to an end tomorrow when I head off to Lloyd Northover to become an employed person again. The last few weeks have been fab - caught up with LOADS of friends for lunch, lay in the sun in various parks all over London.... Read more >

Employed Once More....

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 20 Jul 2007 | Views [227]

Yay! I found out on Tuesday that I got the job I really really really wanted. I start in a couple of weeks at a brand design company called Lloyd Northover as the Office Manager and PA to the Chairman. Its a maternity cover contract for 11 months ... Read more >


UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 28 Jun 2007 | Views [238]

Have just spent the last week visiting numerous recruitment agencies in an attempt to find a more long term job. And find out if I got one tomorrow - so fingers crossed please everyone! If not, not to worry as recruitment agents are ringings me constantly.... Read more >

Tea with Kirsten Dunst & other adventures

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 23 Jun 2007 | Views [271]

It is crazy how fast time is going over here! I am still temping...not really that ideal, but very good money. A few weekends ago I met up with my friend Charlotte in Islington for a cup of tea, we were then quite surprised to see Kirsten ... Read more >

Nice Grass

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, 16 Jun 2007 | Views [289]

I spent yesterday at Wimbledon!!!!! Lined up for about an hour and a half to get in (by myself as Chris had to work) and got in at about 1pmish. And didnt leave until 9pm. I can honestly say I spent the entire time watching tennis. I didnt buy ... Read more >

At Home in Hyde Park

UNITED KINGDOM | Thursday, 7 Jun 2007 | Views [210]

I have a horrible cold and no work for 3 days, so its not so bad. AND Wimbledon is on and I can watch it at the time it is supposed to be watched ie in the daytime. Actually I am on my way there now to see if i can get a ground pass today. Wish me luck.... Read more >

So much going on!

UNITED KINGDOM | Friday, 1 Jun 2007 | Views [183]

Lots to tell..... Chris and I have found a place to live. On Edgeware Rd, which is very close to Oxford Street and Regents Park (I think...) we move in on Sunday. It is in a building right across the road from a tube station. We are really happy.... Read more >

I'm going to Spain............tomorrow!!!!!

UNITED KINGDOM | Wednesday, 30 May 2007 | Views [237]

Yes that's right Spain for approximately 24 hours! How mad is that? Off to see Viv in La Coruna, but as I have a job I can only fly in on Saturday and out on Sunday!!!!! Fantastic! First week of work is over, and it was not so bad. The people ... Read more >

The Holiday is OVER

UNITED KINGDOM | Tuesday, 29 May 2007 | Views [159]

Today I went to work for the first time in almost 3 months.....i have a 3 week temp job at Arcadia (the parent company of Top Shop, Miss Selfridge etc etc etc). It was somewhat of a shock to the system to have to get up and be somewhere ontime ... Read more >

Living in an Monopoly Board

UNITED KINGDOM | Monday, 28 May 2007 | Views [219]

We have arrived in London! Arrived to a very bleak day with rain and only 10 degrees, not ideal after the heat of Rio. But we were glad to be here none the less, in fact it actually feels like coming home as everyone speaks English and we have a few friends ... Read more >

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